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Fairfax Financial Holdings' Preferred Shares, Series C Yield Pushes Past 5.5%

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In trading on Monday, shares of Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd's Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series C (TSX: FFH-PRC.TO ) were yielding above the 5.5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.1445), with shares changing hands as low as $20.64 on the day. As of last close, FFH.PRC was trading at a 16.64% discount to its liquidation preference amount. It should be noted that the preferred shares are convertible .

The chart below shows the one year performance of FFH.PRC shares, versus FFH:

Performance Comparison Chart

Below is a dividend history chart for FFH.PRC, showing historical dividend payments on Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd's Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series C:

FFH.PRC+Dividend+History+Chart

In Monday trading, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd's Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series C (TSX: FFH-PRC.TO ) is currently off about 1% on the day, while the common shares (TSX: FFH.TO ) are up about 0.3%.

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